Monday, December 05, 2016

Saturday, December 03, 2016

dec.10 | a quiet day for advent

An evening of silence and reflection in the season of expectation.

A Quiet Day for Advent

Hosted by St. Hildegards' Sanctuary, this day will include prayer and poetry and a variety of creative contemplative practices, including making a Christ candle or Anglican prayer beads.

Where: St. Mary's Anglican Church, 2490 West 37th Avenue, Vancouver
When: Sat. Dec. 10th, 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM
To register: 604-266-8011 or

Friday, December 02, 2016

holy mo! a christmas show! | sunday 2 pm matinee

This Sunday, December 4th at 2pm join Guff, Buffoona and Follie in HOLY MO! A CHRISTMAS SHOW! as they retell the Nativity story like you've never heard it before! For tickets call our box office at 604.731.5518 or visit us online at

holy mo! a christmas show! | opening night

HOLY MO! A CHRISTMAS SHOW! opens tonight on our stage! We are thrilled to be sharing this new and hilarious script with you. Although it is a sequel to the HOLY MO! series, HOLY MO! A CHRISTMAS SHOW! is a re-telling of the Nativity story by Guff, Buffoona and Follie. For tickets call our box office at 604.731.5518 or visit us online at  

WARNING! Side effects of watching HOLY MO! A CHRISTMAS SHOW! may include laughter, merriment, and awkward questions about the existence of Santa.

Thursday, December 01, 2016

holy mo! a christmas show! | pay-what-you-can preview

Tonight is pay-what-you-can preview for HOLY MO! A CHRISTMAS SHOW!, at the door (after 7 pm). Advance tickets are available for $14.95 at or by calling our box office at 604.731.5518. See you tonight!

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

holy mo! a christmas show! | trailer

The creative team are putting the final touches on HOLY MO! A CHRISTMAS SHOW!, opening this Friday, December 2nd at 8 pm! Check out the trailer for the show and share it with all your family and friends. A huge shout out to Peter Carlone for helping with the video.

holy mo! a christmas show! | meet the cast

We couldn't be more excited about the cast of HOLY MO! A CHRISTMAS SHOW!. Here's an introduction to the faces behind the masks of our beloved trio.

Lucia Frangione: Lucia is a PT veteran on and off the stage. She's written all three HOLY MO plays and HOLY MO! A CHRISTMAS SHOW! marks her second appearance as Follie, the adored ringleader in the troupe. Lucia was last seen on the PT stage in 2014 in ESPRESSO.

Anita Wittenberg: Anita received a Jessie nomination for her work in the original production of HOLY MO, back in 1997. Anita has also performed in two of Lucia’s previous plays: CHICKENS and WEST COAST REVUE, for Chemainus Theatre.

Jess Amy Shead: Jess joined the PT family last year as a company apprentice where she took part in 9 projects in 10 months. Jess was last seen on the PT stage in WIT as one of the ensemble members and her apprentice project, THE DROWNING GIRLS.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

christmas campaign | the tally | 26% of our goal achieved

It's that time of the year again! Pacific Theatre's annual Christmas Campaign is here. We are seeking donations to assist with the general operations of our company. The goal for this years campaign is $50,000. Donations make great gifts and come with tax receipts!

50 + 50 + 50 + 100 + 500 + 500 + 67 + 200 + 20 + 10 + 100 + 100 + 200 + 1,000 + 10,000 = 12,947

To help us reach a 100% of our goal you can donate online here or by calling 604-731-5483.

Monday, November 28, 2016

holy mo! a christmas show! | meet the troupe | follie

The final member of the weird and wacky performing troupe in HOLY MO! A CHRISTMAS SHOW! is Follie.

Introducing: Follie

Follie is the ringleader. She keeps things grounded and focused on the heart of the story. If anyone in the troupe was the "mama bear", it would be Follie: with her passion for telling stories and love for her fellow storytellers, she keeps the wagon moving forward.

dec. 2 | ordinary time

Wondering where else you can catch our fantastic CHRISTMAS PRESENCE musicians? Check out the release of Peter La Grand's latest album "Good News" at Regent College.

Pacific Theatre regulars will be very familiar with the musical stylings of Peter La Grand, having seen him on the PT stage in CHRISTMAS PRESENCE these last eight seasons.  But did you know he also plays guitar, drums, and dobro in the acoustic folk trio Ordinary Time along with Jill McFadden and Ben Keyes?  The group finds inspiration in the Christian tradition and is known for creating rich harmonies and thought-provoking lyrics.

On the brink of their fourth album, Ordinary Time invites you to join them for an anniversary show and the release of their latest record, GOOD NEWS.  Local musician Chris Campanelli will be opening the night.

Where: Regent College
When: Friday, December 2nd, 7:00- 10:00 PM
Admission: $10.00

Tickets available for presale online.

You can also catch them for an Advent Concert:

Where: First Baptist Church
When: Sunday, December 4th, 2:30 PM